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Foreigners among militants fighting Philippine army in Mindanao: solicitor

On Tuesday evening, Duterte declared Martial Law throughout Mindanao and the island provinces of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-tawi in response to threats posed by militants who laid siege on Marawi City. Gen. Restituto Padilla said Thursday. Washington has offered a $5 million reward for information leading to Hapilon's capture. In January, the Philippine military tried to kill him in an airstrike, but he was only wounded.


Reports swirling about Kushner and back channel with Russia

Reports swirling about Kushner and back channel with Russia

Per the reports, Kushner spoke with Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Sergei Kislyak, about establishing a secret line of communications to avoid being monitored. In April 2016, Kushner met at least twice with the Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak (pictured), and a Moscow banker. "We're not going to comment on Jared", Cohn said.


Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

According to the report , Kislyak told his superiors in Moscow that Kushner made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, and that Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities for the communications. Reuters was first to report last week that a proposal for a back channel was discussed between Flynn and Kislyak as Trump prepared to take office. The Associated Press reported Saturday morning that the G7 final declaration says the U.S.is "not in a position ...



Indian Navy Ship reaches Colombo relief material

The Indian aid included a medical team as well as inflatable boats and medicine. Sri Lanka has appealed for outside help as dozens were killed in floods and mudslides and dozens others went missing. "The government will give new houses to those who lost their houses", he said on twitter . At the village of Bulathsinhala, relatives were seen loading coffins of 10 victims onto armoured personnel carriers to transport them across flooded streets to higher ground for burial.


Trump Refuses to Commit to Paris Climate Agreement, Vows Decision

Trump Refuses to Commit to Paris Climate Agreement, Vows Decision "Next Week"

President Donald Trump said that he would make a decision next week on whether the USA would commit to the 2015 Paris Agreement. "I think the G-7 was very significant in terms of him learning about what we have discussed before, " said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, asked to comment on how Trump's arrival had changed the group's dynamic.



United States leaks shed light on Manchester attack, but infuriate UK

Their ages ranged from 18 to 38. A Muslim community leader in Manchester claims authorities missed warning signs about suspected bomber Salman Abedi . LONDON - Security at major public events across the country on Saturday has been ramped up after Monday's terror attack in Manchester that left 22 dead.